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Discover Rwanda – Week 2: Safari and Adventure

Discover Rwanda – Week 2: Safari and Adventure

Week 2 was dedicated to a little adventure and animal sighting. I started the trip with a safari in the savannahs on the hottest day of the year. Not the brightest idea but still had a wonderful time. I ended the week enjoying Mount Kigali 

Discover Rwanda – Week 1: Kigali

Discover Rwanda – Week 1: Kigali

During my first week in Rwanda, I wanted to learn about the history, and culture, and enjoy some good cuisine. I did not know much about Rwanda before I journeyed over, but I knew about the genocide. I did not expect the country to be 

Ultimate Guide Around Rwanda

Ultimate Guide Around Rwanda

I was lucky enough to have experience living in Kigali, Rwanda for about a month. During this time, I learned a great deal about the country. I will provide some basic tips to maneuver around the country. While most travelers will go from point A 

Discover Jordan: Day 7-8 Amman

Discover Jordan: Day 7-8 Amman

As my trip came to an end, I decided to take things slow and enjoy Amman. Destinations: 1. Roman Theatre → Taha Al-Hashemi St., Amman, Jordan In the heart of Amman is the Roman Theatre. The theatre sits on the opposite side of the citadel. 

Quick Guide to Wadi Rum, Jordan

Quick Guide to Wadi Rum, Jordan

Wadi Rum is a desert landscape with reddish sand that became a protected area in early 1997. This landscape provides an uncanny Mars-like scenery making it popular in several Hollywood films. Wadi Rum is a must-visit for travelers in Jordan as it provides uninterrupted views 

Quick Guide to Petra, Jordan

Quick Guide to Petra, Jordan

Petra is an ancient city in Jordan that is now part of the new wonders of the world. To get the most out of Petra, it may require 3 days, but if you are short on time, a full day may suffice.  Entry to Petra 

Discover Jordan: Day 4 – Road to Petra

Discover Jordan: Day 4 – Road to Petra

The weather is taking a turn for the worse. We were making our way down to Petra while visiting all the castles that we could.  Destinations: 1. Kerak Castle Location: 7VGR+9HJ, Jerash, Jordan Time Spent: 1 hr 15 mins Opening Hours: Varies My favorite castle 

Discover Jordan: Day 3 – Dead Sea

Discover Jordan: Day 3 – Dead Sea

The highlight for today was to enjoy the dead sea. I want to float in the sea with little to no effort. Let’s see if it is worth it.  Destinations: 1. Jordan Trail in Umm Qais We woke up at 8 am to hike the 

Discover Jordan: Day 2 – Northern Jordan

Discover Jordan: Day 2 – Northern Jordan

Today was our first full day in Jordan. We headed up North to have an authentic cultural experience. We started the morning sightseeing a few touristy attractions before our driver dropped us off at our host family.  Destinations: 1. Jerash Ruins Location: 7VGR+9HJ, Jerash, Jordan